Welcome to Sound Medicine
Every week rely on authoritative reporting and insightful interviews illuminating the latest medical research and health-related headlines heard on public radio. Your host Barbara Lewis provides in-depth, accurate and actionable information. You’ll find field reports, stories, in-studio newsmakers, personal essays, and quirky information about health and medicine you can't find anywhere else.
Air date: August 25, 2013
Hosts Anne Ryder, Barbara Lewis, Eric Metcalf, and Jeremy Shere, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
Can massage help painful menstruation?Interview
: Andrea Muraskin, field producer.
Men-Jean Lee, M.D., director, maternal-fetal medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine.
Did You Know?
Do grandparents help ease depression?
Should adult organs be used in pediatric patients?Interview
: Sam Davis, director, Professional Services/Public Affairs, Indiana Organ Procurement Organization.
How can parents help children stay healthy while in college?Interview
: Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber, M.D. FACP, associate professor of clinical medicine and pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine; staff, Wishard Hospital; healthy living expert for "Sound Medicine."
Can recycling shopping bags spread bacteria?
Will the relatives of Henrietta Lacks play a role in future HeLa cell research?Interview
: Rebecca Skloot, author, "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks."
What happens to our digital assets after we die?Interview
: Evan Carroll, co-founder, The Digital Beyond; co-author, "The Digital AfterLife."